LeBron James lauds Lakers' youngster Scotty Pippen Jr

Scotty Pippen Jr is participating in the Summer League for Los Angeles Lakers

By Web Desk
July 22, 2022
LeBron James (L) and Scotty Pippen Jr. (R) — Twitter

KARACHI: LeBron James, who is one of the greatest NBA players in history, lavished praise on young Scotty Pippen Jr.

Given his position in the game, LeBron has a lot of influence over other players.

Taking to Twitter, the veteran player lauded the youngster and retweeted a video of him.

"The kid has a bright future," James wrote in a post that has since been shared by the Lakers.

James' Los Angeles Lakers are going through a turbulent time. They are constrained by the large contracts they have paid to veterans like Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook, so they must make do with young guys who can bolster their team.